Titian red

Titian red

adj
(Colours) (sometimes not capital) reddish-gold, like the hair colour used in many of the works of Titian
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Whoever would learn the utmost that may be done with copper hairs of Titian red, must study the fantastic coiffure of a telephone Switchboard.
The term "Titian Red" later arose to describe such hair color.
was Titian red (pronounced "Tahitian" by car guys):
Colour genius John transformed Susan's mousey brown tresses with a sprinkling of fine Titian red and spun gold highlights through the front.
M's stylist Michael decided short was best, insisting, `Michelle's got the bone structure to take a radical cut.' Then colourist Zoe added a slash of dramatic Titian red across the front for a real disco inferno effect.